Truly an art! This tattoo is composed of dragon wrapping a cross. Dragon symbolizes power, strength and strong will. On the other hand, cross symbolizes divinity, religion and spirituality. Combining, we can say that Karding Satwa of Dubai is a strong Filipino that strongly believed in Almighty God. He can do all things through Christ … Continue reading “Strength & Divinity”
PinoyTattoos.com aims to build a community for anything related to Pinoy Tattoos. With this site, we wish to preserve and educate the world about our tattoo history as well as our indigenous culture. We will always try to look at things from a Pre-Hispanic point of view while keeping a realistic/open mind. I fully acknowledge … Continue reading “About”
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Levin Salonga of Milwaukee, WI sent this to us to show his love for the Philippines. He said his heart will always be filled with love for his country even if he’s in States most of his life. This is not unusual scenario for most of the Filipinos living in abroad. I remember a Filipino … Continue reading “My Love for the Philippines”
1/2 Filipino US Olympic skater, J.R. Celski shows off his Sun and Stars tattoo on national TV. Check out his 24 hour fitness video where he sports a Manny Pacquiao shirt Brown Nation used to sell. Thanks Dino!
Sean (New Jersey) Sun and Stars w/ kids names and last name in baybayin by Under the Gun
“A fetus handling armalite gun”..sounds weird but actually not based on what you can see in the bearer’s tattoo. George from Hawaii, which is the bearer, had this tattoo on his leg as a remembrance of his little girl’s birth while he was in Iraq. We can assume that he was a military destined in … Continue reading “Lost Soul”
Behind a tribal tattoo is a group, either religious or local, that marks a person as a member. In many cases, it is also used as personal certainty of an individual. The need to belong is the considered as the most basic tribal need. The image shows the tribal tattoo of Michael Valdez from Milpitas, … Continue reading “Tribal”
Carabao or “Asian Water Buffalo” is the National Animal of the Philippines. They are known for their invaluable contributions especially in rice fields. They have so much strength that’s why they are extensively used in farms, rice fields and forest. Like carabao, Filipinos are hardworking and capable of doing anything, anywhere in the world. This … Continue reading “Asian Water Buffalo”
Richard Joseph Sanchez of Petaluma, CA wants to share us his wonderful 3 stars and a sun tattoo. The reason why it was located at his chest, and not in his back, is because his love for his country is straight from his heart. He said that Filipinos should be recognized worldwide! And I know … Continue reading “Customized 3 Stars and a Sun”